Shane Lechler Leaves Raiders and Signs with Houston Texans

Elias Trejo – Mar 22, 2013

In a move that was expected by many, Shane Lechler is now a former Oakland Raider as he has reached an agreement with the Houston Texans according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. 

Lechler is one of the greatest all time punters as he has a 47.5 yards per punt average and nets 41.5 total yards. In the last ten years Lechler is one of the few Raiders to have made a probowl. This means the punting position now belong to the strong leg of Marquette King. 

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